Chemistry
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Which statement best explains why water is known as the universal solvent? a. water is vital in allowing the chemical reactions for life to occur. b. Liquid water is a medium in which biochemical reactions can occur. c. Water can carry unreacted substances from location to location. d. Water has the ability to dissolve more substances than any other liquid.

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algelal

I believe the answer is D. Water has the ability to dissolve more substances than any other liquid.

Dean62

The answer would be d) water has the ability to dissolve more substances than any other liquid. Plus, as a result water is very important to Earth. Since it dissolved so many substances, it helps transport valuable nutrients everywhere it travels - like our bodies and the soil.

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